Lagos - All roads lead to Gombe on Saturday when Golden
Eaglets Head Coach, Manu Garba's first son, Mubarak, gets married to his
beautiful fiancée Fatima Aminu Musa at a wedding Fatihah to be held at Miyyeti
Central Masjid Mosque.
Admirably called ‘Sheikh Mubarak’ for his deep knowledge of
the Holy Quran, Garba's protégé is a diploma holder in Information Technology
from Federal University of Maiduguri and currently a final year student of
Islamic Interpretations at Egypt's oldest degree-granting university, Al-Zahra
Blessed with five children, Garba in 2013 gave out his first
daughter Faiza, a qualified nurse, in marriage to Mallam Muhammed Kabiru
Ibrahim at Usman Kafinta Mosque in Herwagana district in Gombe.
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Speaking about Saturday’s ceremony, Garba said he was enthusiastic
about the wedding for obvious reasons: "Glory to Almighty Allah for
keeping my family and I alive in order to witness this occasion because Mubarak
is our first and only son and as parents, we are happy that he's getting
married on Saturday.”
The former captain of El-Kanemi Warriors of Maiduguri
continued: "Mubarak is a blessed son and he has given us tremendous joy
since he was born and as a Muslim, we are happy that he's a Hafiz (someone that
can memorize and recite the Holy Quran perfectly).
"He is God –fearing and I thank God that he endowed him
with intelligence and we are grateful that he's always a reference amongst his
peers," added Garba before departing Abuja for Gombe for the ceremony.
that Garba categorically told youngsters undergoing screening at the NFF\FIFA
Goal Project in Abuja that hard work and discipline are prerequisites to be
part of the Nigeria U-17 team, reigning champions of the world.For
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